C&O Canal National Historical Park-Ferry Hill Plantation

16500 Sharpsburg Pike, Sharpsburg, MD 21782 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-582-0813


Western Maryland
Boat on the Canal
Photo Credit: National Park Service
19-century plantation house overlooking C&O Canal and Potomac River. Home of the youngest of Stonewall Jackson's Civil War officers.
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May 7, 2019
Taylor B
Ferry Hill Plantation has stood on the bluffs on the Potomac River overlooking the Shepherdstown Pike and the town of Shepherdstown, West Virginia, since the early 19th century. John Blackford built...
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November 8, 2017
janelle h
This location is all about a plantation home, we expected to see more about the C & O Railroad. Not much to do with the C & O Canal. Maybe there was a better visitor center for us to have gone to...
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September 3, 2017
This destination is available either by car or via Ferry Hill Trail that meets the C&O Canal Towpath. August weekend was a perfect time to visit this place as it is not always open. It is good to...